Our Network

We have a trusted network of leading mental health practitioners from within the Illawarra and across NSW. We are closely aligned with the Wollongong Hospital public mental health unit and we share and collaborate openly in the welfare of our patients.

Professional Networks

South Coast Private is closely aligned with mental health professional networks in the Illawarra region, within NSW and across the country. We employ interdisciplinary evidence-based best practice approach to mental health care and treatment.

Mental Health Professional Network

Workplace Mental Health

South Coast Private advocates for tolerance and education on mental health conditions and we actively collaborate with politicians and leading psychiatrists in our efforts to remove the stigma associated with mental health disorders. We work closely with companies and business professionals in addressing workplace mental health and we continue our efforts to raise the profile of mental health by holding forums, seminars and events that build awareness of mental health conditions.

Workplace Mental Health

“Never give up on someone with a mental illness. When “I” is replaced by “We”, illness becomes wellness.” Shannon L Alder (Author)


On 13 April 2017, Healthe Care Australia (“Healthe Care”), Australia’s third largest corporate private hospital operator and pan-Asian health care services group acquired Evolution Healthcare’s three Illawarra hospitals: Shellharbour Private Hospital, South Coast Private Hospital and Wollongong Day Surgery.

Healthe Care currently has:

  • 35 private hospitals (34 in Australia and one in New Zealand)
  • Approaching 7,000 staff
  • Near 2,500 hospital beds

While this website is updated to reflect Healthe Care guidelines, please access information regarding the hospital and its services as usual. For further information about Healthe Care and its 35-strong hospital network, please visit healthecare.com.au